ELLINGTON, CT (WFSB) - Power lines fell on an excavator and a motorcycle following a crash in Ellington.

According to dispatchers, it happened near Geraldine and Hillside drives on Tuesday morning.

The excavator operator and the motorcyclist were said to have been stuck on their machines until Eversource power crews arrived.

Police said no ambulances were called.

Eversource reported 163 customers without power in the town. Spokesperson Mitch Gross told Channel 3 that power was estimated to be restored around 1:15 p.m.

Eversource is repairing a broken utility pole along with the downed line.

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